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NVIDIA GeForce GTS 450 Rev. 2

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The GeForce GTS 450 Rev. 2 was a graphics card by NVIDIA, launched in March 2011. Built on the 40 nm process, and based on the GF116 graphics processor, in its GF116-200-KA-A1 variant, the card supports DirectX 11.0. The GF116 graphics processor is an average sized chip with a die area of 238 mm² and 1,170 million transistors. It features 192 shading units, 32 texture mapping units and 16 ROPs. NVIDIA has placed 1,024 MB GDDR5 memory on the card, which are connected using a 128-bit memory interface. The GPU is operating at a frequency of 783 MHz, memory is running at 902 MHz.
We recommend the NVIDIA GeForce GTS 450 Rev. 2 for gaming with highest details at resolutions up to, and including, 1024x768.
Being a dual-slot card, its power draw is rated at 106 W maximum. Display outputs include: 2x DVI, 1x mini-HDMI. GeForce GTS 450 Rev. 2 is connected to the rest of the system using a PCIe 2.0 x16 interface. The card measures 210 mm in length, and features a dual-slot cooling solution.

Graphics Processor

GPU Name: GF116
GPU Variant: GF116-200-KA-A1
Process Size: 40 nm
Transistors: 1,170 million
Die Size: 238 mm²

Graphics Card

Released: Mar 15th, 2011
Production Status: End-of-life
Bus Interface: PCIe 2.0 x16

Clock Speeds

GPU Clock: 783 MHz
Shader Clock: 1566 MHz
Memory Clock: 902 MHz
3608 MHz effective


Memory Size: 1024 MB
Memory Type: GDDR5
Memory Bus: 128 bit
Bandwidth: 57.7 GB/s

Render Config

Shading Units: 192
TMUs: 32
ROPs: 16
SM Count: 4
Pixel Rate: 6.26 GPixel/s
Texture Rate: 25.1 GTexel/s
Floating-point performance: 601.3 GFLOPS

Board Design

Slot Width: Dual-slot
Length: 8.25 inches
210 mm
TDP: 106 W
Outputs: 2x DVI
1x mini-HDMI

Graphics Features

DirectX: 11.0
OpenGL: 4.4
OpenCL: 1.1
Shader Model: 5.0


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GF116 GPU Notes

Compute Capability: CUDA 2.1

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Name GPU Clock Memory Clock Other Changes
ZOTAC GTS 450 ECO Edition 600 MHz 666 MHz 2048 MB, DDR3, 6.7 inches, Single-slot, 1x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort